Disney’s 1970s Collection Drops as Part of DISNEY100

Disney100 Collection
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Disney100 is the ongoing celebration of The Walt Disney Company’s anniversary. In 100 years, the company has accomplished so much with innovation, animation, and a lot of imagination! To commemorate the big anniversary, Disney is celebrating in different ways. With one-of-a-kind events, meet and greets, and Park decor, Guests are experiencing Disney in a whole night way.

Disney merchandise has been at the forefront of the celebration. What better way to remember 100 years of Disney than with novelty merchandise? Disney released a decade’s collection, dropping a new decade each month. From the 1920s up to the 2010s, characters from all Disney films are appearing.

Mickey and Minnie dressed for 100th Anniversary while visiting EPCOT

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1970s Collection

The newest collection drop is from the 1970s featuring iconic films and characters. In the 1970s, popular films were ‘The Aristocats’ (1970), ‘The Jungle Book’ (1967), ‘Cinderella’(1950), ‘101 Dalmations’ (1961), and ‘Peter Pan’ (1953). As these iconic films came to life, they are coming to life in a new way; through Disney merch! Guests can purchase magic bands, ears, Loungefly backpacks, pins, and stuffed animals of all these classic characters.

1970s collection

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Of course, it wouldn’t be a collection without Mickey Mouse, who appears in “The Band Concert” attire on a Lougefly backpack. Never forgetting “It all started with a Mouse,” the famous Mouse is available with Minnie Mouse as a Steamboat Willie Plush Set. ‘Robin Hood’, ‘Dumbo’ and ‘Pinocchio’ also make an appearance in the collection.

While every item is unique in its own respect, the Loungefly backpacks are wonderfully detailed. As a part of this collection, ‘101 Dalmations, ‘ ‘Cinderella’, and ‘The Muppets’ (1955) all have intricate detail on the backpacks. The backpacks tell their story with the classic characters painted onto the canvas. Moreover, the collector’s item is also the best accessory for any Disney Park visit.

1970s collection

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All of these items are available on Shop Disney, some being limited-time. What’s your favorite Disney decade?

About Sarahfina LoFaso

Sarahfina is an author, and adjunct professor with a passion for writing and of course, all things Disney! Cinderella is her favorite princess and movie, both the animated and Rodgers & Hammerstein’s 1997 version. In close second place is Hercules, tied with Saving Mr. Banks. Sarahfina enjoys writing about the history of Walt Disney and all the parks, along with food, dining, and resorts. Her favorite ride is the Tower of Terror, and her favorite restaurant right now is the San Angel Inn, in EPCOT. Most importantly, her must-have snack every Disney trip is the controversial turkey leg, because it reminds her of her family trips as a kid with her grandparents.